Which is safer — LASIK surgery or Contact Lenses
When it comes to corneal refractive surgery (i.e. LASIK) – my patients often report that they are going to wait until the procedure’s safety profile improves. I can understand this objection. I’m rather conservative myself when it comes to my own health. For a long time now, may surgery centers have been making the claim…Read More
More on Dr. Hamilton’s LASIK Experience
A video crew recently came by Wells Branch Vision Care to interview Dr. Hamilton in regards to his surgery experience with Eye Lasik Austin. Check out the interview by clicking here.Read More
Dr. Hamilton’s LASIK Experience
For years my patients have been asking me why I haven’t had LASIK yet. My response was always something along the the lines of, “Oh — I haven’t had time,” or “I’m planning on getting to it soon.” In reality, I think that I was nervous about having surgery on my eyes. I had…Read More
What is astigmatism anyway?
This is a question that we hear often at Wells Branch Vision. Astigmatism, sometimes incorrectly referred to as “stigmatism,” is a common ocular condition that causes blurry vision. A 2004 study preformed in Bangladesh showed that nearly one in three adults over the age of 30 had measurable astigmatism. Astigmatism is usually the result of…Read More